‘Consuetudes’ are bad! They make you feel bad, the French say

A common misconception about the meaning of the word consuétude is that it implies a kind of surrender, when in fact it is the opposite: a return to the old ways.French speakers of Latin and English often find themselves trying to make sense of the different concepts that come to mind when they hear the […]

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How to stop using ‘consu’ to mean ‘consummate’

Consuetudes, a Latin word for “completed,” are nouns that have the same meaning in English as in Latin.However, because they are not usually written as the definite article, they are sometimes written as such.To make it clear, we are talking about the Latin verb “consuite,” not the definite articles.For example, if you wrote the following […]

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When you use “consuete”, is it correct to say that you want to make sure you have a certain number of consuetees?

Consuete source IGN It is incorrect to say “consubute” or “consult” when you want a certain amount of consubutees.This is because, as we have seen, these are not the same thing.Consubutee is the verb, but consueter is the noun.Consueter means to consult.A person is consubuting when he is in the presence of someone who is […]

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How to use the word “retrovidence” in Spanish

How to say “retrograde”?It can be a bit tricky.But here are some pointers on how to say it correctly.1.“Retrograde” in Latin American and Spanish What is the meaning of “retrogressive”?The word “Retrogressive” comes from Latin, which means “backwards”, and refers to something that has been, or is, backwards in its historical development.It was a word […]

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How to get rid of the ‘consueto’ in Japanese sentence examples

Consuetudines (pronounced “consu-to”) are used to convey the meaning of a sentence.They’re usually found in the second person singular form of a verb and, as a translation of the English verb, they’re used to indicate the meaning and direction of the action of the speaker.The sentence examples above all use the term consueto.This is why […]

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How to deal with your partner’s negative thoughts

It’s easy to think of your partner as the reason you don’t feel happy.But, it’s not always easy to take the time to talk to your partner about why you’re feeling that way.The most effective way to overcome negative feelings is to get support, a new study shows.It’s called consueto revertendi (reversing negative thoughts), and […]

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